The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 192 177 162
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 1.39% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 20
Average salary £32,500 £20,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.53% -25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £20,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1296 1151 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.92% 27.13% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 879 774
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 9 £30,250 +47.56%
Wetherby - 4 £32,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £25,000 -
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) CentOS
3 14 (53.85%) Windows
4 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Debian
6 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) Apache
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) SMTP
9 6 (23.08%) Python
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) PHP
9 6 (23.08%) SSH
10 5 (19.23%) SUSE
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (15.38%) SLA
11 4 (15.38%) MS Office
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
11 4 (15.38%) Splunk

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 7 (26.92%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) SSH
2 6 (23.08%) SMTP
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) LDAP
4 3 (11.54%) POP3
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) FTP
4 3 (11.54%) HTTP
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
4 3 (11.54%) IMAP
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.85%) TestNG
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Support Technician
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Operations Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Technician
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) COM
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) CentOS
3 14 (53.85%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (34.62%) Debian
6 5 (19.23%) SUSE
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.69%) UNIX
9 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
9 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.85%) Fedora
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
1 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) DevOps
2 3 (11.54%) Change Management
2 3 (11.54%) E-Procurement
2 3 (11.54%) Scrum
2 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) OO
3 2 (7.69%) RUP
3 2 (7.69%) DSDM
3 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.85%) System Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
1 6 (23.08%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) XAML
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCP
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) XenServer
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) PureDisk
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) cPanel
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) Plesk
3 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Splunk
6 3 (11.54%) Syncsort
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Juniper
6 3 (11.54%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.85%) SaltStack